The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 22 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Contract jobs citing REST 18 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.47% 0.51% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.22% 2.25% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 0
Median daily rate £345 £348 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £37.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.19% -16.77%
REST
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
89 89 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 27.05% 22.59% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 70 46
Median daily rate £345 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £450 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Swindon region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for REST.

1 31 (75.61%) SOAP
2 30 (73.17%) Java
3 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
4 25 (60.98%) HTML
5 24 (58.54%) BDD
6 22 (53.66%) CSS
6 22 (53.66%) Web Services
7 18 (43.90%) Scrum
8 17 (41.46%) Kanban
9 16 (39.02%) MVC
9 16 (39.02%) LDAP
10 13 (31.71%) TDD
11 12 (29.27%) jQuery
11 12 (29.27%) WebDriver
11 12 (29.27%) HTML5
11 12 (29.27%) Selenium
11 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
11 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
11 12 (29.27%) Docker
12 11 (26.83%) Apache
13 10 (24.39%) Spring
13 10 (24.39%) Spring MVC
13 10 (24.39%) Hibernate
13 10 (24.39%) Mockito
13 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (24.39%) DevOps
13 10 (24.39%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (24.39%) Bitbucket
13 10 (24.39%) Ansible

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (26.83%) Apache
2 10 (24.39%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (19.51%) Apache Spark
4 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) LDAP
2 8 (19.51%) DNS
2 8 (19.51%) DSL
3 7 (17.07%) FCAPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (19.51%) Big Data
2 8 (19.51%) CouchDB
2 8 (19.51%) HBase
2 8 (19.51%) Neo4j
2 8 (19.51%) Parquet
2 8 (19.51%) Redis
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Selenium
1 12 (29.27%) WebDriver
2 10 (24.39%) Bitbucket
2 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
2 10 (24.39%) Mockito
3 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) JUnit
3 3 (7.32%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Test Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Designer
6 3 (7.32%) Digital Designer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.44%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (75.61%) SOAP
2 25 (60.98%) HTML
3 22 (53.66%) CSS
3 22 (53.66%) Web Services
4 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
4 12 (29.27%) HTML5
4 12 (29.27%) jQuery
5 10 (24.39%) Hibernate
5 10 (24.39%) Spring
5 10 (24.39%) Spring MVC
6 9 (21.95%) Sass
7 8 (19.51%) Akka
7 8 (19.51%) Apache Avro
7 8 (19.51%) CSS3
7 8 (19.51%) GraphX
7 8 (19.51%) ODBC
7 8 (19.51%) WebSockets
8 6 (14.63%) .NET
8 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
8 6 (14.63%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
1 8 (19.51%) Mesosphere
2 3 (7.32%) Android
2 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) BDD
3 18 (43.90%) Scrum
4 17 (41.46%) Kanban
5 16 (39.02%) MVC
6 13 (31.71%) TDD
7 12 (29.27%) Test Scripting
8 10 (24.39%) DevOps
9 8 (19.51%) Analytics
9 8 (19.51%) Big Data Analytics
9 8 (19.51%) Data Analytics
9 8 (19.51%) Exploratory Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Use Case
10 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
11 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (4.88%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (4.88%) Open Source
11 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
12 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Java
2 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) Scala
3 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) TypeScript
4 6 (14.63%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) Ansible
2 9 (21.95%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Nokia
2 6 (14.63%) Sencha